Presidential Lecture Series

Books (on reserve in the Lane Reading Room, Green Library Bing Wing)

Bhabha, Homi K., ed. Nation and Narration. London ; New York: Routledge, 1990. [Excerpts]


Cheyette, Bryan. Nation and Narration. (book review). TLS. Times Literary Supplement. 4563 (1990): 979.

Bhabha, Homi K. The Location of Culture. London ; New York: Routledge, 1994. [Excerpts]

Includes articles published elsewhere, including: “The commitment to theory,” “Interrogating identity : Frantz Fanon and the postcolonial prerogative,” “The other question : Stereotype, discrimination and the discourse of colonialism,” “Of mimicry and man : the ambivalence of colonial discourse,” “Sly civility,” “Signs taken for wonders: Questions of ambivalence and authority under a tree outside Delhi, May 1817,” “Articulating the archaic : Cultural difference and colonial nonsense,” “DissemiNation : time, narrative, and the margins of the modern nation,” “The postcolonial and the postmodern: The question of agency,” “By bread alone: Signs of violence in the mid-nineteenth century,” “How newness enters the world: Postmodern space, postcolonial times and the trials of cultural translation,” “'Race', time and the revision of modernity.”


Appiah, Kwame Anthony. The Location of Culture. (book review). TLS. Times Literary Supplement. 4756 (1994): 5.

Rajan, Balachandra. The Location of Culture. (book review). Modern Philology 95.4 (1998): 490-500.

Sahay, Amrohini J. The Location of Culture. (book review). College Literature 23.1 (1996): 227-232.

Sathianathan, Sudarshan. The Location of Culture. (book review). Ethnic and Racial Studies 19.4 (1996): 940-941.

Woods, Tim. The Location of Culture. (book review). British Journal of Aesthetics 35.3 (1995): 292-293.


Bhabha, Homi K.; Parthasarathy, R. “Indo-Anglican attitudes.” TLS, Times literary supplement 3 (1978): 136.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Apologies for Poetry: A Study in the Method of Mill and Richards.” Journal of the School of Languages [New Delhi] 3.1 (1975): 71-88.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Representation and the colonial text: a critical exploration of some forms of mimeticism.” The Theory of reading. Ed. Frank Gloversmith. Brighton, Sussex: Harvester Press, 1984.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Remembering Fanon. Introduction to the English edition of Black skin white mask.” Black skin white mask. London: Pluto Press, 1986.

Bhabha, Homi K. “'What does the Black man want?'.” New Formations 1 (1987): 118-130.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Remembering Fanon : self, psyche, and the colonial condition.” Remaking history. Ed. Barbara Kruger and Phil Mariani. Seattle: Bay Press, 1989.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Hybridité, identité et culture contemporaine.” Magiciens de la terre. Ed. Jean Hubert Martin. Paris: Editions du Centre Pompidou, 1989.

Bhabha, Homi K. “At the limits.” Artforum 27.9 (1989): 11-12.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Imaginings.” New statesman & society 2.70 (1989): 45-47.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Articulating the archaic : notes on colonial nonsense.” Literary theory today. Ed. Peter Collier and Helga Geyer-Ryan. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press, 1990.

Bhabha, Homi K. “The other question : difference, discrimination and the discourse of colonialism.” Out there : marginalization and contemporary cultures. Ed. Russell Ferguson. New York: New Museum of Contemporary Art, 1990.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Interrogating identity : the postcolonial prerogative.” Anatomy of racism. Ed. David Theo Goldberg. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1990.

Bhabha, Homi K. “DissemiNation : time, narrative, and the margins of the modern nation.” Nation and narration. Ed. Homi K. Bhabha. London ; New York: Routledge, 1990.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Novel metropolis.” New statesman society 3.88 (1990): 16.

Bhabha, Homi K. “A question of survival : nations and psychic states.” Psychoanalysis and cultural theory : thresholds. Ed. James Donald. New York: St. Martin's Press, 1991.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Art and National Identity: A Critics' Symposium.” Art in America 79.9 (1991): 80-.

Bhabha, Homi K. “'Race', time and the revision of modernity.” The Oxford Literary Review 13.1-2 (1991): 193-219.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Postcolonial criticism.” Redrawing the boundaries : the transformation of English and American literary studies. Ed. Stephen Greenblatt and Giles B. Gunn. New York: Modern Language Association of America, 1992.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Of mimicry and man : the ambivalence of colonial discourse.” Modern literary theory : a reader. Ed. Philip; Waugh Rice, Patricia. 2nd ed. ed. London ; New York: E. Arnold, 1992.

Bhabha, Homi K. “A good judge of character : men, metaphors, and the common culture.” Race-ing justice, en-gendering power : essays on Anita Hill, Clarence Thomas, and the construction of social reality. Ed. Toni Morrison. New York: Pantheon Books, 1992.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Postcolonial authority and postmodern guilt.” Cultural Studies. Ed. Lawrence Grossberg, Cary Nelson, and Paula A. Treichler. New York: Routledge, 1992.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Double visions.” Artforum 30.5 (1992): 85-59.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Freedom's basis in the indeterminate.” October 61 (1992): 46-57.

Bhabha, Homi K. “The world and the home.” Social text 10.2-3 (1992): 141-153.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Beyond the pale : art in the age of multicultural translation.” Cultural diversity in the arts : art, art policies and the facelift of Europe. Ed. Ria Lavrijsen. Amsterdam: Royal Tropical Institute, 1993.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Culture's in between.” Artforum 32.1 (1993): 167-170.

Bhabha, Homi K. “The commitment to theory.” Questions of third cinema. Ed. Jim Pines and Paul Willemen. London: BFI Pub., 1994.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Frontlines / borderposts.” Displacements: cultural identities in question. Ed. Angelika Bammer. Bloomington : Indiana University Press: Indiana University Press, 1994.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Remembering Fanon : self, psyche and the colonial condition.” Colonial discourse and post-colonial theory : a reader. Ed. R. J. Patrick Williams and Laura Chrisman. New York: Columbia University Press, 1994.

Bhabha, Homi K. “The enchantment of art.” The artist in society : rights, roles, and responsibilities. Ed. Kathy Becker, Carol Acker, and Ann Wiens. Chicago: Chicago New Art Association, New Art Examiner Press, 1995.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Are you a man or a mouse?” Constructing masculinity. Ed. Maurice Berger, Brian Wallis, Simon Watson, and Carrie Weems. New York: Routledge, 1995.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Homi Bhabha on the New Black Intellectual.” Artforum international 34.2 (1995): 16-17.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Dance this diss around.” Artforum 33.8 (1995): 19-20.

Bhabha, Homi K. “[Dialogues with Homi Bhabha, et al.].” The fact of blackness : Frantz Fanon and visual representation. Ed. Alan Read. Seattle: Bay Press, 1996.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Postmodernism/postcolonialism.” Critical terms for art history. Ed. Robert S. Nelson and Richard Shiff. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1996.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Unpacking my library ... again.” The post-colonial question : common skies, divided horizons. Ed. Iain Chambers and Lidia Curti. London ; New York: Routledge, 1996.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Day by day . . . with Frantz Fanon.” The fact of blackness. Ed. Alan Read. Seattle: Bay Press, 1996.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Laughing stock.” Artforum 35.2 (1996): 15-17.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Unsatisfied: notes on vernacular cosmopolitanism.” Text and Nation: Cross-Disciplinary Essays on Cultural and National Identities. Ed. Laura Garcia-Moreno and Peter C. Pfeiffer. Columbia, SC: Camden House, 1996. 191-207.

Bhabha, Homi K. “World and the home.” Dangerous liaisons : gender, nation, and postcolonial perspectives. Ed. Anne McClintock, Aamir Mufti, and Ella Shohat. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1997.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Postcript : bombs away in front-line suburbia.” Visions of suburbia. Ed. Roger Silverstone. London; New York: Routledge, 1997.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Designer creations.” Artforum 36.4 (1997): 11-14.

Bhabha, Homi K. “[Reviews of: Colonialism and its Forms of Knowledge: The British in India; and Subaltern Studies, vol. 9, Writings on South Asian History and Society].” TLS. Times Literary Supplement .4923 (1997): 14-15.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Halfway house.” Artforum 35.9 (1997): 11-13.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Queen's English.” Artforum 35.7 (1997): 25-27.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Front lines / border posts.” Critical inquiry 23.3 (1997).

Bhabha, Homi K. “Dance this diss around.” The crisis of criticism. Ed. Maurice Berger. New York: New Press, 1998.

Bhabha, Homi K. “The white stuff.” Artforum 36.9 (1998): 21-23.

Bhabha, Homi K. “On the irremovable strangeness of being different [one of "Four views of ethnicity"].” PMLA 113.1 (1998): 34-39.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Liberalism's sacred cow.” Is multiculturalism bad for women? Ed. Susan Moller Okin and Joshua Cohen. Princeton, N.J: Princeton University Press, 1999.

Bhabha, Homi K. (interviewer). “Alter/Native Modernities - Miniaturizing Modernity: Shahzia Sikander in Conversation with Homi K Bhabha.” Public culture : bulletin of the Project for Transnational Cultural Studies 11.1 (1999): 146-152.

Bhabha, Homi K. “Afterword : an ironic act of courage.” Milton and the imperial vision. Ed. Rajan Balachandra and Elizabeth Sauer. Pittsburgh, Pa: Duquesne University Press, 1999.

Bhabha, Homi K.; Dudiker, Karsten (trans.). “'Angst' in kultureller Ubersetzung.” Heterotopien der Identitat: Literatur in interamerikanischen Kontaktzonen. Ed. Hermann Herlinghaus; Utz Riese. Heidelberg, Germany: Carl Winter Universitatsverlag, 1999. 83-97.


Bennett, David, and Collits, Terry. “Postcolonial critic : Homi Bhabha interviewed by David Bennett and Terry Collits.” Literary India: comparative studies in aesthetics, colonialism, and culture. Ed. Patrick Colm Hogan ; Lalita Pandit. SUNY series in Hindu studies. Albany: State Univ. of New York, 1995.

Hall, Gary; Wortham, Simon. “Rethinking Authority: Interview with Homi K. Bhabha.” Angelaki 2.2 (1996): 59-63.

Koundoura, Maria; Rai, Amit. “Interview: Homi Bhabha.” Stanford humanities review 3.1 (1993): 1-6.

Mitchell, W.J.T. “Translator translated (interview with cultural theorist Homi Bhabha).” Artforum 33.7 (1995): 80-84.

General Criticism

Easthope, Anthony. “Bhabha, hybridity, and identity.” Textual practice 12.2 (1998): 341-348.

Fludernik, Monika. “The constitution of hybridity: postcolonial interventions.” Hybridity and postcolonialism: twentieth-century Indian literature. Ed. Monika Fludernik. Tubingen, Germany: Stauffenburg, 1998. 19-53.

Leonard, Philip. “Degenerescent Lections: Legal Fictions in Rushdie, Derrida, and Bhabha.” New Formations: A Journal of Culture/Theory/Politics 32 (1997): 109-119.

Phillips, Lawrence. “Lost in Space: Siting/Citing the In-Between of Homi Bhabha's The Location of Culture.” Jouvert: A Journal of Postcolonial Studies 2.2 (1998).

Perloff, Marjorie. “Cultural liminality / Aesthetic closure?: The "interstitial perspective of Homi Bhabha.”

Ray, Sangeeta. “The nation in performance: Bhabha, Mukherjee and Kureishi.” Hybridity and postcolonialism: twentieth-century Indian literature. Ed. Monika Fludernik. Tubingen, Germany: Stauffenburg, 1998. 219-238.

Thompson, Paul. “Between identities : Homi Bhabha interviewed by Paul Thompson.” Migration and identity. Ed. Rina Benmayor, Andor Skotnes. Oxford ; New York: Oxford University Press, 1984.

Xie, Shaobo. “Writing on boundaries: Homi Bhabha's recent essays.” ARIEL: A review of International English literature 27.4 (1996): 155-166.


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